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Official Google Plus Profiles URL With Your UserName

Official Google Plus Profiles URL With Your UserName

Here is the Question that How to Set a Custom URL / Username for your Google Plus Profile?
Google Plus has created a lot of buzz since its beta launch last month. It is unbelievable to see the growth of the new social network in just one month. It is reported that Google+ now has over 20 million users .If you have been active on Google+ now, you possibly notice that the URL of your profile looks quite ugly, for example,

Here is my Profile URL:

Google+ is now using a long ID at the end of URL which is difficult for people to remember. Although we can’t set username directly to the Google+ URL, there are still some ways to shorten it so that it looks cleaner and recognizable.
Google Profiles is now redirecting your profile page to Google+ Profile if you have one. So you can create a profile URL like this: 

However, you can set the username of your own because Google Profiles uses your Google username for this URL. This is also a drawback of this solution, you might have to create a new Google account to get your desired Profile URL.
I have explored few things in Google plus and I somehow did not like the URL of my profile ( which has a unique id. So I tried changing it to some sensible URL, which people can easily remember.
Similar to what we can do in Facebook.
But Google Plus does not allow us to put username of our choice, it will put our email, for example now my profile URL is I will show you how to do it.

My G-Mail Account Is
And I Get My Google Plus URL
But I Want To Get Words (UserName) Like In Facebook To Make It Easy So That Peoples Can Remember This Easily.
Here I Get

Now You Can Also Get This.
Just Copy Your G-Mail User Name Like

And Paste Your UserName Just Here

Here Is You Short And Easy URL.

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17 Responses to “Official Google Plus Profiles URL With Your UserName”

  1. This excellent piece of information. I never know that we can make that. I will try it out now. Thanks for sharing Hassan 🙂 Want to see more stuff like this from you.

  2. Amit Shaw says:

    Yes i heard about it but never tried.
    Thanks for share Hassan.I want to ask you is there any drawbacks if i will covert it?

  3. Prayag Verma says:

    Nice trick ,there is a unofficial solution to this at which allows the same thing

    Also ,its not working for me ,my URL

    Any Solutions ??

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  5. Henry says:

    Hi Muhammad

    Thank you for the tip. Does this still work?

  6. Ashik Shawon says:

    When i click edit profile on profile page there is no profile url option pls hepl me. i will waiting for your reply.

  7. Ashik Shawon says:

    Thanks for reply, Direct check of url doesn’t work. What can i do?

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